John Degnan Quoted in Twin Cities Business Article, “Demise of the Health Care Mascot”Print PDFShare
Shareholder John Degnan was interviewed for a September 1 article in Twin Cities Business titled, “Demise of the Health Care Mascot.” In the article, Degnan discusses the importance of data and electronic medical records, especially as a starting point for collaborations between health care organizations.
“It’s real important for the provider to be able to access the history of the patient. In the long run, if they collaborate, it’s going to be more efficient.” said Degnan.
According to Degnan, the dominant electronic medical records platform in the Twin Cities area is from Wisconsin-based Epic Systems Corp., however every provider’s system is slightly different, which will require some adjustments for the systems to work together more smoothly.
Read the article here.